Support Groups

El Dorado

S.I.G.H.T. Group
Our Savior Lutheran Church
900 West Faulkner
El Dorado, Arkansas 71730
Third Sunday at 2:30 p.m. (except holidays)
Contact: Pat Qualls at 870-862-2225

Fayetteville

Cross Disabilities Support Group
Sources for Community Independent Living Services
Scullcreek Apartments
2619 North Quality Lane
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72703
Tuesdays from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Contact: Brooke Bell at 479-442-5600 or 1-888-284-7521 
TDD: 479-251-1378

Focus on Ability Blind or Low Vision Support Group
Sources for Community Independent Living Services
1918 North Birch Avenue
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72703
Mondays from 11:00 a.m. to noon
Contact: Sandra Bullins at 479-442-5600 or 1-888-284-7521 
TDD: 479-251-1378

Job Club
Sources for Community Independent Living Services
1918 North Birch Avenue
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72703
Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Contact: Howard Funkhouser at 479-442-5600 or 1-888-284-7521 
TDD: 479-251-1378

Self Advocacy Support Group
Sources for Community Independent Living Services
1918 North Birch Avenue
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72703
Wednesdays from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Contact: Brooke Bell at 479-442-5600 or 1-888-284-7521 
TDD: 479-251-1378

Little Rock

Division of Services for the Blind Job Club
DSB Tech Lab
5401 South University
Little Rock, Arkansas 72209
Mondays from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
501-682-5463 or 1-800-960-9270

First Lutheran Church Support Group for the Blind and Visually Impaired
First Lutheran Church
314 East 8th Street
Little Rock, Arkansas 72202
Third Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Contact: Dale Hoff at 501-224-7393

Mainstream Peer Group
Mainstream Independent Living Resources Center
300 South Rodney Parham
Suite #5
Little Rock, Arkansas 72205
Second Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Mountain Home

Visually Impaired Persons (VIP)
The North Church of Christ
College and North Streets
Mountain Home, Arkansas 72653
Last Wednesday of the month noon to 2:00 p.m. (except November and December)
Contact: Donna Smith at 870-425-4330

Ozark

Ozark Low Vision Support Group
Ozark First Baptist Church
304 West Market Street
Ozard, Arkansas 72949
Last Tuesday of the month at 3:00 p.m.
Contact: Brenda Mann at 479-667-2204

Paragould

Greene County Low Vision Support Group
Senior Citizen Center
123 North 12th Street
Paragould, Arkansas 72450
Third Tuesday of the month at 12:30 pm.
Contact: Margaret Johnson at 870-236-8498

Searcy

Vision Impaired Support Information Opportunities and Networking (V.I.S.O.N.)
Harding Place Retirement Community
801 Benton Street
Searcy, Arkansas 72143
First Monday of the month 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Contact: Mollie Hernandez at 501-230-9474 or 501-305-3100

Springdale

Ozarks Chapter Arkansas Council of the Blind
Denny's Restaurant
Highway 412 West
Springdale, Arkansas 72764
Third Sunday of the month at 3:30 p.m.
Contact: John Sullivan at 479-925-8472

Texarkana

Collins Senior Center
3000 Texas Boulevard
Texarkana, Texas 75501
Fourth Tuesday of the month at 12:15 p.m.
Contact: 903-794-4852

White Hall

Pine Bluff Area Support Group
White Hall Library
300 Anderson Street
White Hall, Arkansas 71602
TBA (they meet four times a year)
Contact: Helen Williams at 501-993-8363 or 870-247-5064